Adam Bata

Associate

"All the pieces matter"
- Lester Freamon, The Wire

DEDICATION, DETERMINATION, DISCIPLINE

Adam loves every aspect of business. From brainstorming entrepreneurial ideas to discussing corporate law on social media platforms, Adam takes every opportunity to learn about management, finance and marketing. How does this ensure a commercial advantage for his clients? His business acumen allows him to understand client priorities, provide business-oriented legal advice and recommend effective tactical solutions. Business owners and managers appreciate his collaboration on their team as it allows them to focus on their goals while he addresses the legal issues that arise in achieving these targets.
 

REPRESENTATIVE MATTERS

Working with a diverse group from entrepreneurs to public companies, Adam helps them grow their ideas. His clients look to him for assistance when:

  • Starting up - he advises on corporate organization and governance and aids in the protection of intellectual property.
  • Developing - he drafts business agreements and ensures compliance with advertising and marketing laws.
  • Managing - he reduces legal risks, and provides ongoing strategic commercial and tax advice.
  • Restructuring - he reorganizes businesses in tax-efficient ownership structures.
  • Entering & Exiting - he acts for buyers and sellers of businesses in asset and share transactions.

Areas of law

  • Corporate/Commercial
  • Tax & Corporate Tax
  • Business Transactions
  • Mergers & Acquisitions

BAR ADMISSION(S)

Nova Scotia, 2013

LAW SOCIETY(IES)

Nova Scotia Barristers' Society

EDUCATION

Queen's University, Bachelor Sciences Honours in Life Sciences, 2009
Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law, Juris Doctor (Business Law Specialization), 2012
Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada’s In-Depth Tax Course – Certificate of Achievement, 2017

ACTIVITIES

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation's Young Tax Practitioners, Halifax

LANGUAGE(S)

English

Publications

Presentations

  • Introductory speaker, various panel presentations and pitches, Atlantic Venture Forum 2015

Suite 900
Purdy's Wharf Tower One
1959 Upper Water Street
Halifax, NS, Canada
B3J 3N2

P 902.444.1702
F 902.420.1417

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LEGAL ASSISTANT(S)

Amy Morrison

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